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Patient Safety Technologies, Inc.
Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. Partners with Harvard Medical School in Laser-Read, Surgical Sponge Optimization Study
SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. (AMEX:PST) and its division, SurgiCount Medical, announced today that it has entered into a clinical trial agreement with Brigham and Women's Hospital, the teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, relating to SurgiCount's innovative Safety-Sponge(tm) System. The patented system allows for a faster, more accurate counting of surgical sponges in operating rooms using machine-readable dressings. The study is the result of an on-going collaboration between Harvard and SurgiCount to refine the Safety-Sponge(tm) in a clinical optimization study spearheaded by leading patient safety researcher and advocate, Dr. Atul Gawande of Harvard Medical School. The study, which is not a regulatory requirement, will begin late May 2005, and is expected to parallel the system's rollout into hospitals nationwide this summer.
Capital Research Group, Inc
Early Stock Market Alerts for Thursday, April 28, 2005: ITVI, MATK, AAPL, SBUX
WESTON, Fla., April 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names the following stocks to its Stock Alerts List: Interact-TV Inc. (Pink Sheets:ITVI), Martek Biosciences Corp. (Nasdaq:MATK), Apple Computer Inc. (Nasdaq:AAPL), Starbucks Corporation (Nasdaq:SBUX).
Capital Research Group, Inc
TheSUBWAY.com Announces Its Stock Market Standouts List for Thursday, April 28, 2005: ITVI, SIRI, IACI, BRCD
WESTON, Fla., April 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com announces the following stocks to its Stock Market Standouts List: Interact-TV Inc. (Pink Sheets:ITVI), Sirius Satellite Radio (Nasdaq:SIRI), IAC Interactive Corp. (Nasdaq:IACI), Brocade Communications Systems (Nasdaq:BRCD).
PlanetLink Communications Inc.
PlanetLink Communications Issues April Newsletter
CUMMING, Ga., April 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PlanetLink Communications Inc. (OTCBB:PLKC), a provider of satellite-based products and services, announced today that it has issued its April newsletter. The purpose of the newsletter is to update shareholders regarding operations of the Company. Investors may visit the Company's website at http://www.planettraks.com/ir.htm for a full copy of the newsletter.
NanoSignal Corp., Inc.
NanoSignal Corporation Announces the X-Ray Bar Coding Web Site and Second Generation of its Advanced Technology Known as X-Ray Bar Coding
LAS VEGAS , April 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- NanoSignal Corp., Inc. (Pink Sheets:NNOS) announced today that Exxcode's original founder, inventor and patent holder, Pat Amendolia, has released the XrayBarcode.com website and is currently in the process of developing its advanced technology known as X-ray Bar Coding. The second generation of X-ray bar coding is an advanced technology that interfaces with NanoSignal's technology "Slices". Mr. Amendolia has over ten years of experience in developing this exciting technology and any of its advancements to date. "The use of bar code technology in medicine is now offering an efficient and cost effective method of tracking information," said Pat Amendolia.
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Data Presentation on KRX-101 at the National Kidney Foundation 2005 Spring Clinical Meetings in Washington, D.C.
NEW YORK, April 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:KERX) announced today that Edmund Lewis, MD, Co-Chairman of the Collaborative Study Group, will be presenting interim data from the Company's Phase II study of KRX-101 (oral sulodexide) for the treatment of diabetic nephropathy. Dr. Lewis will present the data during his presentation entitled "Treating Diabetic Nephropathy: From Serpents to Success" at the National Kidney Foundation's (NKF) 2005 Spring Clinical Meetings in Washington, D.C. Dr. Lewis' presentation is scheduled to begin at approximately 3:00pm EDT on Thursday, May 5, 2005, and will be held at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel.